Michael O’Connell

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Michael began his career in the Royal Australian Navy before taking communications roles in Australia and the UK. After four years at one of Australia’s leading public affairs consultancies, he was appointed the Senior Graduate Research Fellow at the American University School of Communication in Washington DC, where he completed his Masters in Communication. Michael then established the Media Research Group (MRG) in Australia in 1997. It was acquired by AAP in 2007. Michael stayed on as Managing Director and assumed responsibility for the Medianet business in 2013.